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Lorraine Estelle

JISC Collections
Chief Executive Officer

Lorraine has been Chief Executive of JISC Collections since 2006. She has overseen our organisation's growth and development and has been heavily involved in all aspects of our national procurement and licensing activities, as well as initiating a range of fruitful projects.

Lorraine is a member of the Knowledge Exchange Licensing Group, which looks at the issues of digital licensing and procurement at multi-national level, and she is an active participant in ICOLC conferences. She is a member of the EDINA Management Board, and the chair of the ETHOS Governance Steering Committee. Prior to joining JISC Collections Lorraine worked in the publishing industry, firstly in trade book publishing and then in children’s educational books and multimedia.

Lorraine still finds time to be co-editor of Insights: the UKSG journal